Break out the Ticker Tape for a Jobs Parade
Our barometer of employer demand, the GIGS department is a regional composite of companies and industries with job openings. Job seekers will feel Cupid’s arrow this month as Michigan companies throw themselves into hiring mode. There are also several career fairs to seek the right fit for you. Go to redthreadmagazine.com/economy for comprehensive job listings and additional career advice.
Bright Automotive is hiring to fill 200 jobs in Rochester Hills over the next year. Positions include vehicle and manufacturing engineering in the areas of design, body, interior, chassis, electrical, powertrain and vehicle development. Other hiring demands include supply chain management, information technology, sales, marketing and finance (brightautomotive.com).
Alliance Technical Solutions, a nationally focused professional search and staffng firm, is looking to fill multiple engineering positions for the hybrid electric vehicle industry. Those whose expertise includes battery systems development are especially in demand (alliancestaffingsolutions.com/businesses/ alliance-technical/home/).
RCO Engineering in Roseville is currently recruiting for 19 automotive validation engineers for a client in Warren (rcoeng.com).
The Michigan Department of Corrections is currently recruiting for corrections offi cers and nurses. Nearly 40 positions are open throughout the state (michigan.gov/corrections).
U.S. Department of Homeland Security is hiring telecommunication specialists and mission support specialists (usajobs.com).
John D. Dingell VA Medical Center is hiring registered nurses and other health professionals. Send resumes to: Human Resources (001HR), VA Medical Center, 4646 John R, Detroit, MI 48201 or call (313) 576-1000, Ext. 5200, for further information.
Oakwood Annapolis Hospital in Wayne is seeking staff nurses for its critical care and medical surgical units (apply online at oakwood.org/oakwood-annapolis-hospital).
Concentra Inc. is recruiting for physician/ center medical directors in Ann Arbor, Pontiac and Livonia (concentra.com).
Omni Home Care in Plymouth has multiple openings for field staff positions including registered and licensed practical nurses, physical and occupational therapists, home health aides and social workers. Omni is also hiring office staff, including billing, human resources, medical records, intake, marketing, scheduling and quality-assurances nurses. Apply via fax to Jennifer Eggers at (734) 404-5796.
Henry Ford Hospital is seeking a full-time pharmacist for its Detroit Campus. Five years of inpatient hospital experience is preferred. Candidate must be able to work a rotating shift including every other weekend (henryfordhealth.org).
Oakland University is hiring assistant professors in a variety of disciplines, including biology, chemistry, journalism, English, mathematics, foreign languages, theater, dance, physics, psychology, political science, sociology and social work (oakland.edu).
University of Michigan Dearborn is seeking assistant professors in early childhood education and environmental biology (umd.umich.edu).
Wayne State University is seeking an intellectual property and contracts administrator to provide legal guidance supporting the Division of Research (wayne.edu)
Howard and Howard Attorneys PLLC, with offices in Ann Arbor and Royal Oak, is seeking entrepreneurial attorneys for its growing and diversified practice areas of commercial litigation and corporate advisory services (howardandhoward.com).
The United States Patent and Trademark Office, which is opening a Detroit office, expects to begin hiring 100 people in the spring. The Patent Office has created an e-mail hotline for interested applicants. Sign up for information about the hiring process by e-mailing DetroitHiring@uspto.gov.
First Preferred Mortgage, with offices in Southfield and Bingham Farms, plans to hire at least 49 employees in the next few months. It will be hire loan originators, underwriters, processors, compliance specialists and training staff (firstpreferred.com).
Bank of America is hiring financial advisers, tellers, home services specialists, loan officers, mortgage underwriters and loan officers in metro area (bankofamerica.com).
PNC Bank is hiring branch financial advisers in several Metro Detroit locations as well as a branch manager in Sterling Heights and a healthcare business banker and merchant account executive in Troy (pnc.com).
Citigroup is recruiting consumer finance sales reps for multiple Metro Detroit locations (citigroup.com/citi/homepage). Gold Star Financial is looking to hire loan officers in the Ann Arbor area. Send resumes to email@example.com.
Cranbrook Educational Community seeks a Development Coordinator to provide administrative support for the Advancement operation of Cranbrook Institute of Science, including assisting the Director of Development and Director of Annual Giving Programs, donors, members and volunteers (cranbrook.edu).
Real Estate One is recruiting for an insurance sales rep, mortgage loan officer and real estate sales manager at locations in Metro Detroit (realestateone.com).
Marcus & Millichap in Southfield is looking to hire a commercial real estate investment broker/agent (marcusmillichap.com).
CB Richard Ellis is recruiting for a project analyst in its Dearborn office (cbre.com/EN/Pages/default.aspx).
All of these jobs can be found on www.ParnossahWorksDetroit.org, the JVS job site.
Lazer Technologies Inc. in Southfield is recruiting for a project manager. For more information, contact Mark Harris at (248) 395-2200 (lazer-technologies.com).
Macomb-St.Clair Workforce Development Board Inc. is hiring a finance manager. For more information, contact Colin Miller at (586) 469-5023 (michiganworks.org/agencies/agency/185/).
Advantage Professional Staffing LLC in Waterford is seeking a procurement assistant. Contact Michelle Fisher, (248) 461-6815 for info (advantageprostaff.com).
Girlstown Foundation in Belleville seeks a clinical social worker. Call Joe Kyle at (734) 697-4804 for info (girlstownfoundation.org). RT